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July 01, 2024, Edition

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Important cost savings deadlines!

We are approaching the deadline to get in on the AIBD Design & Build Summer Conference hotel block.

Find the hotel information on the conference registration page and book your room before the price goes up.

P.S. It can be a bit tricky for companies when holidays land in the middle of the week.

The challenge arises during those in-between days, it may be difficult to reach some A-Team members beyond just Thursday this week.

Your patience is appreciated, as we'll be fully back in action next Monday.


Industry News

Registration is OPEN!

Get ready to ignite your passion for design, architecture, and being a business owner.

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Draftrs Professional Liability Coverage

The world is invited to help choose the annual American Residential Design Award’s Global Choice Award winner each year. Participation is free, but you must have a LinkedIn, Facebook, or Google account to vote.

Announcements

Congratulations on your achievement, and thank you for your expertise, commitment, and passion for enriching our field and setting a high standard for those who follow in your footsteps.

Welcome New Members

And those returning

Cory Wright (VA) Professional

Joshua Mozingo (NC) Professional

Lara Lekang (ND) Educator

Linda Chen (CT) Student

Nayra Philogene (FL) Student

Blaine Cook (SC) Student

Braden Covington (NE) Student

Enrique Artiga (NC) Professional

Mallory Brown (MO) Student

Ryann Trebon (CO), Student

Search members by location, member category, and by their design specialties.

Thanks for Referring AIBD

This week's Compass Club mover and shaker:

Thanks! Scott Cook (SC)! For recruiting a Student Member this week.🥳

Earn the exclusive "Creating Where People Live" t-shirt, status, and free membership renewals.

Unleash the Power of BIM in Your Project Designs

LotSpec brings automation to the process of creating lot specific documents used for permitting and construction and includes a powerful set of tools for building master plan documentation used for bidding and approval processes.

Events & Training

AIBD Chapters, Boards, and Councils

July 10 - AIBD, Eastern Shore (Virtual) 3:30 pm ET

July 10 - AIBD Board of Directors (Virtual) 4:00 pm ET

July 25 - Annual Board, Council, and College Meetings (Hybrid)

July 26 - The Annual Meeting of the Members (Hybrid)

August 14 - AIBD, Eastern Shore (Virtual) 3:30 pm ET

September 20 - AIBD, Denver Metro (Virtual) 9:30 am MT

AIBD Webinars

Training Events

Hosted By AIBD CE Providers

American Training Solutions - Look for other live in-person and virtual events.

AEC Daily - Look for other live in-person and virtual events.

CEAcademy - Look for other live in-person and virtual events.

Chicago Build, October 22 & 23 - McCormick Place, Chicago, IL. Free registration is OPEN.

Green Home Institute - Look for other live in-person and virtual events.

Traditional Building Conference Series, October 23 & 24 - Savanah, GA. Registration Open.

Recent Committee Activities

SkillsUSA Architectural Drafting Technical Committee

It was another banner year for SkillsUSA and industry trades in general. The Committee recently hosted the National Architectural Drafting Competition as a part of SkillsUSA's Nationa Leadership & Skills Conference in Atlanta, GA. 41 high school and 16 college students competed for Gold, Silver, and Bronze medals in each category.

Visit AIBD.org/SkillsUSA to view all the entries (the winners are identified).

It couldn't have been done without an AWESOME group of industry judges.

We thank the following dedicated professionals who set aside an afternoon and evening to judge all 57 entries.

  • David Blay, FAIBD
  • Kara Desaro, FAIBD
  • David Ecenrode
  • Mike Keesee
  • Tracy Moller
  • David Pillsbury, FAIBD
  • Bruce Yancey, FAIBD

Volunteer for a Committee

The 2024-2025 AIBD Board of Directors formally began their terms at the June meeting. Many new board members chose to lead a committee (or two), and now they're seeking your participation. Check out the opportunities and let them know you're interested.

Have a triumphant week.


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American Institute of Building Design (AIBD)

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